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Perks ~ Life And Our Deer Valley Culture


Deer Valley Resort is located in Park City, Utah, which is a small town with big opportunities for fun! There are more than 100 restaurants and bars, multiple theaters, many arts and culture events, health clubs, spas and outlet stores. Winter activities include the Utah Olympic Park, ice skating, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, tubing, film festivals and World Cup events, just to name a few!

Salt Lake City International Airport, located just 36 miles from Park City, is serviced by most major airlines which makes travel in and out of the area very accessible. There are taxi and shuttle services available for transportation to and from the airport. Day and evening entertainment in Salt Lake City includes professional hockey and basketball games, ballet, opera, symphony, dance, theater, museums, historical sites and plenty of shopping.

In addition, all within a day's drive from Park City, are 13 other Utah ski resorts, Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon and 15 national parks and monuments.

Ski Season Perks

Perks, including health and ski privileges, are offered to Deer Valley employees.

  • Competitive Wages
  • End of season bonus for qualifying employees
  • Employee housing available for a low cost
  • Ski for free at Deer Valley Resort
  • Ski and ride perks at other local resorts
  • Spouse and dependent ski privileges, depending on status
  • Deer Valley Resort ski passes to give to family and friends
  • Discounts on ski lessons and rentals
  • Discounts at Deer Valley Resort's premier restaurants
  • Reduced cost meals at employee dining facilities while on duty
  • Complimentary breakfast bagels or cereal each workday
  • Uniforms provided
  • Discounts at local shops
  • Company sponsored activities and parties
  • Employee recognition programs
  • Free counseling service
  • Group health insurance - Deer Valley shares in the cost of the premiums (for full-time employees only)
  • Accident and cancer supplemental insurance available, depending on status
  • Wellness program

Human Resources




Grooming Standards

Our Grooming Standards help our staff maintain a demeanor and appearance consistent with Deer Valley’s first-class image and the expectations of our guests. Please review our grooming standards prior to submitting an application.

Deer Valley Resort sets the standard in the ski industry with our well-groomed staff.

Male Employees:

  • Hair neatly groomed and tapered (above the eyebrows and collar)
  • Sideburns straight and trimmed to no longer than ear length
  • Clean shaven daily; the exception being a neatly trimmed mustache (beards, goatees and handlebar mustaches are prohibited)
  • Earrings or other visible pierced jewelry are not to be worn on duty or while using company facilities
  • Tattoos may not be visible while on duty

Female Employees:

  • Neat and easy to maintain hairstyle
  • Long hair may need to be confined depending on the position worked or so as to not endanger the employee
  • Moderate and natural looking cosmetics
  • Neutral jewelry
  • Pierced jewelry may be worn only on the ears; no more than three earrings, per ear
  • Tattoos may not be visible while on duty


Deer Valley Resort has known for a long time that it is our staff who make the resort a leader in the ski industry. With over 1,000 staff members celebrating five or more consecutive years of service during the 2014-15 ski season, it is clear that staff is committed to the success of the company.

Staff Remarks

“Deer Valley is like one giant family. I love working for a company that treats you like family. There are always people that are willing to help and there is that sense of camaraderie that you just can’t seem to find anywhere else. It makes it hard to want to work anywhere else.”

Mountain Operations
Five Years of Service

“We take care of the guests, each other and Deer Valley. In turn, Deer Valley takes care of us.”

Sales Division
15 Years of Service

“To me, Deer Valley means the best ski resort in North America, operated by the best employees in the world! It's the people who make Deer Valley what it is today.”

Skier Services
25 Years of Service

“I came to Deer Valley Resort the opening season not really knowing what to expect. When I interviewed I was told about a company that wanted to hire a great staff, take good care of them and offer the best service in the business. I have been with Deer Valley ever since and I have found that to be true. There is a sense of community and purpose that is unique.”

Skier Services
30 Years of Service

Mission Statement

Classic, consistent quality from a winning team!